RetailMeNot has launched its Apple Watch application to better suit customers’ needs while shopping in stores, furthering the bridge between mobile and bricks-and-mortar commerce.
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This upcoming holiday season mobile will be at the forefront of commerce, and retailers will be leveraging its capabilities to boost sales through further personalization based on consumer data and securing greater omnichannel integration.
The fourth installment in an exclusive series, this publication is reporting on quarterly mobile site performance as monitored by Catchpoint Systems, New York. Find out in this installment how leading brands in the retail, banking and travel sectors fared.
Pinterest is moving further into the retail landscape with a new feature for its iOS application that allows users to search for buyable pins, competing with major mobile commerce apps such as Amazon and Etsy.
Discount mobile application ShopSavvy has created a personal shopping experience on social media providing immediate discount comparisons, showcasing how social media and mobile can create personal experiences that provide solutions to real consumer needs.
Consumer spend is increasingly shifting toward mobile as 35 percent of millennials claim they currently make purchases on their smartphones, according to a report from Social Lens Research.
While it is still early days for Apple Watch applications, flash sales retailer Rue La La reports increased engagement with its smartphone app as a result of the watch, promising news for the numerous merchants who quickly jumped onboard with smartwatch offerings.
New research from Deloitte reveals that 27 percent of consumers are interested in home delivery for recurring purchases ordered through digital platforms, but few are actively exercising these features.
Millennial parents are taking to mobile to help shop in-store and retailers need to adjust their strategy to accommodate the new mobile-savvy parent.
San Francisco retailers such as Ravits Watches and Jewelry and SoMa StrEat Food Park are taking social media from engagement to monetization with a new mobile application that offers deals through social sharing.